Harley-Davidson LiveWire Units File for the Quickest Eighth-Mile and Quarter-Mile Drag Time
The Harley-Davidson LiveWire lined the eighth-mile distance in 7.017 seconds and the total quarter-mile course in simply 11.156 seconds.
- Final Up to date: September 15, 2020, 4:23 PM IST
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A Harley-Davidson LiveWire, the electrical bike providing from Harley-Davidson, has set an all-new report for elapsed time and prime pace achieved by an electric-powered manufacturing bike on a drag racing course. Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines rider and three-time Professional Inventory Bike champion, Angelle Sampey stepped off her Harley-Davidson FXDR Professional Inventory competitors bike to pilot the LiveWire bike to seize world record-breaking runs on the quarter and eighth-mile, protecting the eighth-mile distance in 7.017-seconds and the total quarter-mile course in simply 11.156 seconds at 110.35 mph. The 2020 LiveWire bike’s prime pace is restricted to 110 mph.
The information had been set throughout exhibition runs on the Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals on the Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis.
“Let me let you know what’s wonderful,” stated Sampey. “That was the primary time I rode the LiveWire.” stated Sampey, “I couldn’t wait to get it on the observe. The LiveWire is very easy to journey. Simply twist the throttle and go, and you actually go!”
Sampey and her Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle/Vance & Hines teammates, Andrew Hines and Ed Krawiec, made various head-to-head drag race runs on inventory LiveWire fashions, with Sampey posting the quickest instances. Sampey has received the three-time Professional Inventory Bike championships (2000-2002) and 43 Professional Inventory bike wins.
The Harley-Davidson LiveWire bike is an all-new, all-electric mannequin that provides speedy acceleration as there isn’t any clutching or gear shifting required because it makes use of an electrical drivetrain. This makes it able to doing 0 to 100 km/h in 3 seconds and 100 to 129 km/h in 1.9 seconds. As a result of most torque is at all times on faucet, roll-on acceleration for passing from any pace is excellent. A low centre of gravity, aluminium body and adjustable suspension parts are additionally there on the LiveWire.